Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has congratulated the entire people of Kano over the coming of Eid-Kabir, urging all to see to the peaceful and healthy Sallah period, with strict observance of COVID-19 protocols.
He said this, immediately after the Eid-Prayer with the Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero, with members of the state Executive Council, party leaders, elders, members of the business community among others, at Eid-Prayer ground, Kofar Mata, Kano, Tuesday.
A statement signed by Abba Anwar, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor and sent to African Community News quoted Ganduje as saying- “I have to congratulate the Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero, Chairman of Kano State Council of Emirs, and all other Emirs, the Ulamas, members of the business community, women and youth and the entire people over the coming of this Sallah period.”
The Governor cautioned that, “And also it is very important, since the third wave of COVID-19 is in sight, we should be able to follow the protocols. So that we prevent its effect. We say prevention is better than cure. I think that is very important.”
While concluding, Ganduje said that, “Also we should continue to pray to Allah Ta’ala to continue protecting our state and the entire country from the insecurity situation that we observe at the moment.”